Updated: Feb 25
By: Spencer Mann - Marketing Specialist, November 4, 2019
The general population becoming more and more tech savvy by the year, so it’s no surprise that more people have cell phones than ever before. Cell phones provide customers with the ability to connect with friends and family from anywhere, peace of mind with direct contact for help, and the freedom to live independently. That’s why Jethro is dedicated to providing easy to use, durable, and affordable simple cell phones meant to assist with the important things in life.
Jethro Shop offers a variety of unique feature phones designed to be as user friendly as possible. Smartphones are very complex and often have many features that complicate usability instead of assisting it. Basic feature phones are a cost effective and easy alternative to smartphones and provide all the key features a phone user really needs, without the distractions that come with a smartphone. Also, feature phones make great senior cell phones because of their simplicity.
If you are someone who feels overwhelmed or distracted by smartphones it might be beneficial to stick with something simpler. Users of feature phones often feel less attached to their phones and subsequently more involved with their day to day lives. Here are some additional benefits one might find with feature phones:
1) Battery life - feature phones have an average battery life substantially longer than smartphones
2) Privacy - with no connection to the internet, feature phones are void of any possibility of private information being gathered
3) Distractions - because of the simplicity of a feature phone, say goodbye to all the distractions that come with internet connection, and the variety of time wasting apps available with smartphones.
4) Price - not only do smartphones cost a ton of money, but the technology is constantly moving forward making current models obsolete after only a few years. The technology surrounding feature phones is steady therefore carrying the phones value for much longer, so replacements are not necessary as often.
If you are looking for simplicity, utility, privacy, and frugality, feature phones are the right option for you! All different kinds of people find feature phones to be the right option for them. Whether you’re a senior looking to utilize easy-to-use functions and buttons or you are a concerned parent looking to have a way to contact your child without giving them access to the internet and social media platforms, there is a right feature phone for your needs.